Glan is a first class municipality in the province of Sarangani, Philippines. According to 2010 census, it has a population of 106,518 people.
Glan is located on the west by Sarangani Bay, on the north by Davao del Sur, and on the south by the Celebes Sea. It is largely based on agriculture with a high level production of copra. Aquaculture is the second biggest income earner, notably milkfish and shrimps culture. Other agricultural products are coconuts, maize, sugarcane, bananas, pineapples, mangoes, pork, eggs, beef, and fish.
The economy has accelerated in the past decade driven by advances in global communication technology and the finishing of a modern highway that tremendously improved trade and transport. It has also benefited from its political role as the seat of the provincial government.
As of 2010, it has a total voting population of 56,881 voters.
Glan is politically subdivided into 31 barangays.
- Big Margus
- E. Alegado
- Glan Padidu
- New Aklan
- Rio Del Pilar
- San Jose
- San Vicente
- Small Margus
|Population census of Glan
|Source: National Statistics Office
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 07:15:00 -0700
World-ranked Filipino Jether "The General" Oliva scaled-in at 111 lbs while his experienced opponent Jemmy "Boom Boom" Gobel of Indonesia made 113 lbs ahead of their battle for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Asia Pacific 112 lbs title @ Glan ...
Sun, 05 Oct 2014 18:30:00 -0700
In a lopsided but entertaining battle, world-rated Filipino 112-pounder Jether "The General" Oliva (22-2-2, 10 KO's) dominated tough Indonesian journeyman Jemmy "Boom Boom" Gobel over ten rounds to claim the blue/golden World Boxing Federation ...
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:52:30 -0700
Manny Pacquiao serves as the guest of honor during the "Balikbayan Night" in Isla Jardin Del Mar, Barangay Gumasa, Glan, Sarangani. (Left to Right - Glan mayor Victor James Yap, Manny Pacquiao & Sarangani Gov. Steve Chiongbian-Solon) Photo by ...
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:11:15 -0700
Residents of The Municipality of Glan in Sarangani Province are in cheerful mood these days as their paradisaical boxing-loving coastal town celebrates its centennial founding anniversary with an exciting international fight card this coming Sunday ...
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:18:45 -0700
He specifically cited the Jose Abad Santos-Glan-Sarangani Cooperation Triangle; Maasim-Kiamba-Maitum Industrial Triangle in Sarangani; and, the Lebak Kalamansig and Palimbang Alliance in Sultan Kudarat. The official said they will use the AVLADA and ...
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 23:22:30 -0700
GLAN, Sarangani – Filipino boxing idol and Sarangani Rep. Emmanuel Pacquiao wants to leave a political legacy with untainted and incorruptible track record. Speaking during the opening ceremony of the town's centennial celebration here recently, ...
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:33:45 -0700
... Oliva of General Santos City won again another title after scoring a unanimous decision against Jimmy Gobel of Indonesia in their title-fight for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF)International flyweight title Saturday in Glan, Sarangani ...
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